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Provider News

Read the latest from L.A. Care.

Provider News

At times we have some important news for our provider partners. These include messages from L.A. Care regarding federal, state and local health policies, such as the efforts aimed at changing the Affordable Care Act.

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CEO Statement on Short-Term Limited Duration Health Plans

August 17, 2018

John Baackes, CEO of L.A. Care, issued the following statement:

"Allowing insurers to offer short-term, limited-duration health plans (short-term plans) is just the latest attempt by the Trump Administration to undermine the Affordable Care Act (ACA). L.A. Care Health Plan is on record supporting legislation that will prohibit the sale of such plans in California...."